There are 5 ways to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Coombabah by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly to Gold Coast, line 713 bus  •  3 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Gold Coast (OOL) SYD - OOL
  2. Take the line 713 bus from Southport bus station, stop B to Hansford Rd near Tarni St

$45 - $215

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Fly to Brisbane, train  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Brisbane (BNE) SYD - BNE
  2. Take the train from International Airport, platform 1 to Helensvale, platform 1

$65 - $237

Train  •  16 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Central Station to Brisbane 31
  2. Take the train from Roma Street, platform 4 to Helensvale, platform 1 Bdvl / ...

$126 - $174

Bus  •  18 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Sydney to Southport

$104 - $146

Drive  •  9 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Coombabah 548.2 miles

$75 - $120

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The distance between Sydney Airport (SYD) and Coombabah is 703 km. The road distance is 877.1 km.

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The best way to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Coombabah without a car is to train which takes 16 h 56 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 19 min to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Coombabah, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Coombabah is to train which takes 16 h 56 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 18 h 27 min.

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The quickest flight from Sydney Airport to Gold Coast Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 20 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sydney Airport (SYD) to Coombabah is 877 km. It takes approximately 9 h 58 min to drive from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Coombabah.

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Qantas, Tigerair Australia, Jetstar and Virgin Australia offer flights from Sydney Airport to Gold Coast Airport.

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There are 926+ hotels available in Coombabah. Prices start at $93 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Coombabah.
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  • Distance: 439.1 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 19 min

What companies run services between Sydney Airport (SYD), Australia and Coombabah, QLD, Australia?

You can take a train from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Coombabah via Central Station, Brisbane, Roma Street, platform 4, and Helensvale, platform 1 in around 16 h 56 min. Alternatively, Premier Motor Service operates a bus from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Coombabah once daily. Tickets cost $90 - $130 and the journey takes 16 h 25 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Sydney to Gold Coast
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $380
Flights from Sydney to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Sydney to Gold Coast
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $420
Flights from Sydney to Gold Coast via Canberra
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $420
Flights from Sydney to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $380
Tigerair Australia
Website
tigerair.com.au
Flights from Sydney to Gold Coast
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $340
Flights from Sydney to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $310
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Sydney to Gold Coast
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $330
Flights from Sydney to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $330
Train operators
TRANSLink QLD
Website
translink.com.au
Train from International Airport, platform 1 to Helensvale, platform 1
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $22
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Online
$14 - $19
Standard
$16 - $22
Train from Roma Street, platform 4 to Helensvale, platform 1
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Central Station to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
14 h 12 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$90 - $130
1st Class
$120 - $180
Bus operators
TRANSLink QLD
Website
translink.com.au
Bus from Southport bus station, stop B to Hansford Rd near Tarni St
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Premier Motor Service
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Sydney to Southport
Ave. Duration
16 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Schedules at
premierms.com.au

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